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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 vir·gin·al /ˈvɝʤənḷ, ˈvɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 vir·gin·al /ˈvɝʤənḷ, ˈvɝʤnəl/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vir·gin·al a.  Of or pertaining to a virgin; becoming a virgin; maidenly.  “Chastity and honor virginal.”
 Virginal generation Biol., parthenogenesis.
 Virginal membrane Anat., the hymen.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vir·gin·al, n.  Mus. An instrument somewhat resembling the spinet, but having a rectangular form, like the small piano. It had strings and keys, but only one wire to a note. The instrument was used in the sixteenth century, but is now wholly obsolete. It was sometimes called a pair of virginals.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vir·gin·al, v. i. To play with the fingers, as if on a virginal; to tap or pat.  [Obs.] “Still virginaling upon his palm!”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: characteristic of a virgin or virginity; "virginal white
      2: untouched or undefiled; "nor is there anything more virginal
         than the shimmer of young foliage"- L.P.Smith
      3: in a state of sexual virginity; "pure and vestal modesty";
         "a spinster or virgin lady"; "men have decreed that their
         women must be pure and virginal" [syn: pure, vestal, virgin,
      n : a legless rectangular harpsichord; played (usually by women)
          in the 16th and 17th centuries [syn: pair of virginals]